Georgina Powling > Addleshaw Goddard > Leeds, England > Lawyer Profile

Addleshaw Goddard
3 SOVEREIGN SQUARE
SOVEREIGN STREET
LEEDS
LS1 4ER
England

Work Department

Commercial

Position

Partner in the commercial department, specialising in intellectual property.  Georgina advises on a broad range of intellectual property matters, with a particular emphasis on agreements relating to the exploitation of IP rights including patent, trade mark and software licensing, research and development arrangements, confidentiality agreements and franchise agreements.  She also has significant experience on IP matters in the context of corporate and finance transactions.

Career

Promoted to partner in 2016.
Trained at Linklaters LLP.
Qualified in March 2008.
Six month secondment at Princes Trust as national legal adviser. 
Joined Addleshaw Goddard in 2011.  

Languages

None.

Memberships

Licensing Executive Society.

Education

University of Oxford – Postgraduate Diploma in Intellectual Property Law and Practice
Nottingham Law School – PgDL (Distinction) and LPC (Distinction)
University of Cambridge – MA Hons Medical Sciences (Class I)

Leisure

Skiing, cycling, travel

Lawyer Rankings

Yorkshire and the Humber > TMT (technology, media and telecoms) > Intellectual property

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Georgina Powling



Addleshaw Goddard

Addleshaw Goddard‘s team is highlighted for its strength in advising its impressive client roster of household names on the full range of non-contentious matters. It is frequently instructed by a range of national and international blue-chip companies in corporate transactions with complex IP elements. Practice head Georgina Powling is well-regarded for her expertise in advising on M&A and finance transactions, as well as commercial agreements and research and development agreements. The group benefits from the ability to leverage the firm’s commercial disputes team in contentious matters.